A Guide to Additive Manufacturing for Engineers Part 1


This highly interactive online learning course will provide you with insight into each of the seven Additive Manufacturing (AM) processes and their associated materials. The course will help you make an informed decision about whether Industrial 3D printing can be adopted by your business.

Is this course for you?

Can you…

  • Quantify the value and level of growth of the AM industry?
  • Describe the reasons why manufacturers choose AM over other methods?
  • Articulate real-world case studies and quantifiable business benefits?
  • List the seven different manufacturing processes available in AM?

If you’ve answered ‘no’ to any of these, then this course is for you.

Delivery Online learning

Duration 0.5 Hours
Cost £Free
Level Introduction

Target Audience

The first of 2 online learning courses, it is aimed at business leaders, decision makers and anyone with an interest in learning more about AM.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of these course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the difference in AM process when compared to subtractive
  • Accurately identify the benefits and limitations of additive manufacture
  • Explain the factors which determine when AM is a suitable method for manufacture

Course Content

See objectives above